Newsletter- Minutes – Jan 3, 2008
Members Present - 47
Maryvale High School Woodshop Room 120
Treasure’s Report: by John Paulin
Expense: Make A Wish $541.00 Previous Balance $1,963.20
Pizza & Pop $90.06
Income: 50/50 $24.00
Raffle $65.00 New Balance $2,010.14
50/50 split draw was won by Bob Gould a guest from
Steve Imerese stated that the “Audubon Library Display” will be in March 2008.
Jim Shimwell stated the Christmas Toy distribution to the “Aspire Kids” went very well and a big “THANK YOU” to all those who made toys and to those who helped distribute them. Some of the Aspire Kids made “thank you” cards and those were passed around for those present to see. Jim suggested we consider making items next year with a stuffed animal accompaniment, as the kids really liked those this year.
PLAN AHEAD. Don Geiger, a master turner from
Dues are due for 2008, please
pay John Paulin at the February meeting or send your check for $20 to him at
Show & Tell: Thanks for sharing to, Rich Mialki, wood earrings, bracelet assist, x-mas ornaments, wood pens, Art Griebner – refrigerator magnets, Muriel Kummer –bowl, Debbie Hachey –candle stick holders, artist pencils, James Rupracht – thin sided tea light holders, bowl, Ben Martinke – x-mas ornaments, Dan Mohr – ornaments & holders, Jim Hilburger – beer tap handles, Jake Debski – bowl, told of trick to use glue stick to check for flat spots, Steve Imerese – segmented bowl with corian in it.
Demo: David Sherman turned a personal profile in wood. You have to see it to get the full idea. Very tricky, and very nice. Thanks to David and his helpers.
Next Meeting: Thursday February 7th, 2008
The demonstration will be done by Jim Rupracht. Jim will demonstrate his turning and carving of bowls.
Respectively, Dick Radel